The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Specialist
Rank 404 468 467
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Specialist 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.037% 0.037% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.038% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Senior Security Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15725 21062 21213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 97.03% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13103 17793 16905
Median salary £43,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Senior Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Senior Security Specialist in the job title.

Senior Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Security Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Security Specialist across the South East region.

Senior Security Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Security Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +33 3 - -
Surrey - 2 £65,000 -
Berkshire +52 1 - -
Senior Security Specialist
England

Senior Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Senior Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Senior Security Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) SANS
3 3 (50.00%) SSAE 16
3 3 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) CREST Certified
3 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) GIAC
3 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Tufin
5 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
5 1 (16.67%) GCIH
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (16.67%) CA
5 1 (16.67%) NetIQ

Senior Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SANS
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (50.00%) GIAC
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) GCIH
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) SSAE 16
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CA
1 1 (16.67%) ForgeRock
1 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) NetIQ
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
1 1 (16.67%) Tufin